Welcome to our list of arts and cultural events happening in the NSW Central West gathered from artists, event producers, great local venues and groups across the region. Use the contact or ticketing details listed with each event.
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Orange Regional Museum – Family Tour – Capturing the Home Front
Tue 16 January at 11:00 am - 12:30 pmFree
Join Orange Regional Museum for a facilitated tour of Capturing the Home Front: Life at home in a world at war, an Australian National Maritime Museum touring exhibition that pulls back the curtain and shines a light on life at home in WWII as captured by famous American photo journalist Dorothea Lange, and Australian photographers Samuel Hood, William Cranstone, Hedley Keith Cullen and Jim Fitzpatrick.
Following the tour, children can engage in a workshop to construct their own pinhole camera to take home.
All resources will be provided.
This workshop is suitable for all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult guardian.
This is a FREE event, and bookings are essential.
Tuesday 16 January 11am – 12.30pm
The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.
Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.
The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication. Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at email@example.com
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